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Diane Arbus

Wax museum axe murderer, Coney Island, N.Y. 1960
1960

Not on view

Date
1960

Classification
Photographs

Medium
Gelatin silver print

Dimensions
Sheet: 14 × 11in. (35.6 × 27.9 cm) Image: 9 5/8 × 6 7/16in. (24.4 × 16.4 cm)

Accession number
2018.302

Credit line
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; gift of Jeffrey Fraenkel and Frish Brandt

Rights and reproductions
© artist or artist’s estate



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